Friends: Teddy Bears

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Planning My Son's First Birthday- Help Needed!!

My son is turning one in July and I am trying to come up with some good ideas. I'd like to get him a t shirt or something that says he's one and send out nice invitations. I don't like cheesy ones with teddy bears on them so I'm looking for something cool and hip. Any suggestions?

Bad influence

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Too Much Princess?

My parents watch my 2 year old two days a week and are great with her. They have more than just a occasional grandparent role in her life and have a big influence on her. No offense to anyone, but my husband and I don't like princess and all things girly for her. She certainly wears pink and has dolls, but we also expose her to Curious George, Elmo, sports etc. We just don't love princess as a role model. My parents are over the top on all things princess, dance, frilly, etc and it is starting to annoy us. She came home with 2 princess...

Birthday Parties

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Birthday Party Question

My daughter is about to turn 2 years old and we are throwing her a birthday party at Gymboree. We plan on inviting the kids from her class at daycare for a couple of reasons. First of all, we do not have many friends with kids, so these kids are really the only "friends" my daughter has to invite. Plus she spends all day with them so we thought it would be fun for us to have them. Secondly, we would like to use this opportunity to maybe meet some of the other kids parents and get to know the families. We have been invited to a couple...

Sleep overs

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8 Year Old Girl Party

Hi Everyone, My youngest daughter is turning 8 at the end of the month. She wants to have a sleepover. I am looking for inexpensive ideas to make the party fun. I thought they can make their own fleece pillow (kit from Oriental Trading), but other than that I am blank. Should I just have the girls come around 5:00 pm and just do pizza, pillows and movie, or is that just too ordinary??? My daughter is really easy to please, but I want them to have a good time and not be bored!! Thanks for any ideas!!! C.


American Girl Dolls

I have a 6 year old (soon to be 7) DD. She wants an American Girl Doll for...